Short for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The UK currently consists of a few islands and bits of islands, mostly off the northwest coast of Europe.

In Ben Jeapes' book His Majestys Starship, the UK consists entirely of a large spacecraft (in fact, the largest human spacecraft in existence) which roams the asteroid belt, supporting and supported by the mining industry.

see also British Weather

Sat, 29 Nov 2003 21:52:24 GMT Front Page Recent Changes Message Of The Day